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Zespół Filmowy X.

Overview
Works: 40 works in 125 publications in 3 languages and 2,016 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Biographical films  Romance films  Trials, litigation, etc  Fiction  Political films  Motion pictures 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Zespół Filmowy X.
Danton by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

5 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in French and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gérard Depardieu and Wojciech Pszoniak star in Andrzej Wajda's powerful, intimate depiction of the ideological clash between the earthy, man-of-the-people Georges Danton and icy Jacobin extremist Maximilien Robespierre, both key figures of the French Revolution. By drawing parallels to Polish "solidarity," a movement that was being quashed by the government as the film went into production, Wajda drags history into the present. Meticulous and fiery, Danton has been hailed as one of the greatest films ever made about the Terror
Człowiek z Marmuru by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

12 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in Polish and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1976, a young woman in Krakow is making her diploma film, looking behind the scenes at the life of a 1950s bricklayer, Birkut. She studies his stint as a proletariat hero, how that heroism was created, and what became of him
Człowiek z żelaza Man of iron by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in Polish and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Polish Solidarity strike at the Gadansk shipyard in the summer of 1980 is told through the eyes of an alcoholic TV journalist who's ordered to smear one of Solidarity's key figures-- the "man of iron."
Ziemia obiecana The promised land by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

14 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in Polish and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An epic film depicting the changes in values ushered in by the industrial revolution in Poland. Three friends build a factory in Lodz but are sidetracked by local politics and a dangerous love affair
Panny z Wilka Young girls of Wilko( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in Polish and English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of Polish life preceding WWII, in which a young man returns to his hometown following the death of a friend. While attempting to recover from his loss, he becomes re-involved with a local family of women- the "young girls of Wilko."
Interrogation Przesłuchanie by Ryszard Bugajski( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Polish and English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Banned for eight years, Interrogation is a scathing condemnation of political systems that resort to any sort of torture to crush dissent. A cabaret singer in 1950's Warsaw is victimized by a Stalinist government
Diabeł( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Polish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An 18th century nobleman is freed by a mysterious stranger from jail, after he conspires against the king. In return, the stranger wants a list of the nobleman's conspirators, and a partner on a journey of countless acts of brutal violence
Wesele by Andrzej Wajda( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in Polish and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Poland's great national dramas. A bitter tale of the marriage of an intelligent man to a peasant, their opposing views, the artist's inability to find a place for himself in the world and fruitless dreams of freedom
Bez znieczulenia Without anesthesia( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Polish and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of Jerzy, a famous journalist just returned from as assignment abroad. Despite his success, his wife leaves him for an obnoxious young writer and refuses to explain why. Against everyone's advice, Jerzy fights the divorce and searches in vain for an explanation for why she left. At the same time, Jerzy finds that he has fallen out of official favor, for reasons no less mysterious
Panny z Wilko Young girls of Wilko( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Polish and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After 15 years away, Wiktor returns to Wilko, where he spent an important part of his life, and realizes he has had an impact on the town and its people. His presence in turn forces the young girls of Wilko to evaluate their lives and failures
Kobieta samotna A lonely woman( Visual )

2 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in Polish and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria, a postal worker and single mother, gets involved with a handicapped man
Man of iron( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Polish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A strike by the Polish union Solidarity takes place at the Gdansk shipyard in the summer of 1980. An alcoholic TV journalist is ordered to smear one of Solidarity's key figures, nicknamed the "Man of Iron."
Goraczka Fever( Visual )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in Polish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1905. It is a time of revolutionary fever, independence struggle, anarchism and political terrorism. Józef Piłsudski's Fighting Organization of the Polish Socialist Party (PPS) wages armed struggle against the Czarist police, protects workers' demonstrations and stages bomb attacks on Russian dignitaries
Przesłuchanie by Ryszard Bugajski( Visual )

9 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in Polish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interrogation is a scathing condemnation of political systems that resort to any sort of torture to crush dissent. A cabaret singer in 1950's Warsaw is victimized by a Stalinist government
Matka królów The mother of kings by Janusz Zaorsky( Visual )

6 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in Polish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A screen version of the novel by Kazimierz Brandys from 1957. A picture of Poland's modern history in the 1933-1956 period as viewed through the eyes of a widow rearing her sons
Dyrygent The conductor( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in Polish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In New York Jan Jasocki, a famous émigré conductor, meets Marta, a visiting musician who is also the daughter of his first love. Nostalgic and homesick for Poland after 50 years abroad, he returns to conduct a local orchestra--the same orchestra he began with years ago. Conducting in Poland, however, is not what he had dreamed, and the concert becomes mired in government schemes to milk the political advantages of his return
Wierna rzeka the faithful river( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2007 in Polish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set during the Polish uprising of January 1863 with a focus on the romance between a woman and a rebel, this story explores the tragedy of the rebellion and the heroism of the young
Agnieszka Holland( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Polish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zdjęcia próbne: A film about a film being made by a group of young directors. Story is divided into three parts. The first follows Anka, a girl from a working- class family. She finishes school, plans to attend screen tests, and has her first love affair during the summer holidays. Her experience with a boy who wants to pass her to his buddy leaves an emotional scar. In the second segment the film follows Pawel, who leaves the children's home and wants to become a theatre actor. He joins a provincial amateur production where he has an affair with a married woman, the wife of his employer. In the final piece the two are found at the screen tests. They make it to the final list and have an affair together
Kobieta samotna dramat psychologiczny( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Polish and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irena, a postal worker and single mother living with her son in a drab apartment in Oroclaw, has a lot of problems: her son gets in trouble at school and her work supervisor wants to give her postal route to someone else. After stealing some money she should be delivering, she places her son in a boarding school and buys a used car to make a dash for West Berlin hoping to escape her home, her life and her poverty
Kobieta i kobieta A woman and a woman( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in Polish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

About friendship between two women. Both are active within their professions, but use very different methods to get results. Conflict erupts and they part. Ten years later, they meet again
 
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Alternative Names
Film Unit X

Film X

Polish Corporation for Film Production "Zespoly Filmowe." Film Unit X

PRF Zespł X

PRF "Zespoł́y Filmowe." Zespł Filmowy X

Przedsiębiorstwo Realizacji Filmw "Zespły Filmowe." Zespł Filmowy X

X, Zespł Filmowy.

Languages
Polish (93)

French (5)

English (3)